loading
DOY 173 | 2024-06-21T05:17:58Z
Showing default

MIDAS 4, 192

Orbit data source: Space-Track

MIDAS 4, 192 is a payload satellite owned by USAF SSD (US) that was launched on Sat, 21 Oct 1961 UTC via an Atlas Agena B launch vehicle from the Air Force Western Test Range (AFWTR). Payloads include a variety of satellites, spacecraft, and rockets equipped with specific instruments for various scientific and technological missions. These include communications satellites like Starlink; space stations such as the ISS; scientific satellites like the Hubble; Earth observation satellites from companies like Planet Labs, Umbra, and HawkEye 360; GPS; miniature CubeSats for education and research; and military/defense satellites.

Loading next visibility...
Loading greatness...
MIDAS 4 details
NORAD ID192
COSPAR ID
1961-028A
Orbit
Active
Last TLE update1 day ago
Origin
Flag of USUSAF SSD (US)
ManufacturerLMSC
BusMidas
MotorUnknown
Mass~1,540 kg wet, 840 kg dry
Launch date (UTC)
1961-10-21 (63 years ago)
Launch vehicle
Atlas Agena B
Launch site
Air Force Western Test Range (AFWTR)
Object type
Payload
Rocket body
Debris
Radar Cross Section9.3 m², Large (>1 m²)
Predictive object data (real-time)
Latitude-60.82808°
Longitude58.53301°
Altitude3,616.539 km
Speed6.326 km/s
Apparent Right ascension09h 56m 11s
Apparent Declination-88° 31' 11"
Sunlit
Object is in daylight
Predictive observer data (real-time)
Local Sidereal Time16:17:06
Azimuth181.925° SSW
Elevation-40.035°
Doppler factor1
Orbital elements
Apogee3,760.611 km
Perigee3,484.944 km
Semi-major axis10,000.914 km
Eccentricity0.0137821
Inclination95.8717°
RAAN70.6785°
Arg. of periapsis320.1492°
True anomaly39.93653°
Mean anomaly38.9307°
Mean motion2.17012 °/min
BSTAR0.00091725
Period165.89 mins
Definitive object data (Epoch: 2024-06-19T18:13:40.539Z)
Latitude-0.00007°
Longitude-111.20168°
Altitude3,520.565 km
Speed6.38 km/s
True Right ascension04h 42m 42s
True Declination0° 00' 00"
Sunlit
Object was in daylight at TLE epoch
TLE from 1 day ago
0 MIDAS 4
1 00192U 61028A   24171.75949699 -.00000002  00000-0  91725-3 0  9992
2 00192  95.8717  70.6785 0137821 320.1492  38.9307  8.67770160985078
Epoch: 2024-06-19T18:13Z
No data available

MIDAS 4 Visibility forecast

Observer location: 39.9160978°, -105.1181434, 0m alt.

MIDAS 4 is not visible in the next 10 days
Span
Click to sort rows by Start time (UTC) header in descending order
Start Az.
Max El. time (UTC)
Max El. Az.
Max El.
End time (UTC)
End Az.